CFP: Faith, Belief and Community (2/28/06; online journal issue)

full name / name of organization: 
Julie Barr

eSharp is the online journal for social sciences, arts and humanities postgraduates based at the University of Glasgow. It is a peer-reviewed journal that aims to provide a critical but supportive entry into the world of academic publishing.

The first six issues are currently online at and we are now looking for submissions for the seventh edition to be launched in May 2006. We welcome papers from postgraduates working in all areas.

The theme of the seventh edition is:

Faith, Belief and Community

Topics may include but are not limited to:

Ï Agnosticism/ Atheism/ Secularism
Ï Mysticism
Ï Conversion
Ï Heresy
Ï Ritual landscapes
Ï Crusades / Holy wars
Ï Death rites / Mortuary ritual
Ï Faith and semiotics
Ï Pilgrimages
Ï Multiculturalism
Ï Sectarianism
Ï Belonging and nomadism
Ï Diaspora and belief
Ï Globalisation
Ï Fundamentalism
Ï Territorial politics

Articles of a maximum of 4,500-5,000 words must be submitted by 28 February 2006. Please ensure that you accompany your submission with an abstract of 200-250 words and a list of 3-5 keywords for meta-tagging. For a full list of guidelines and our style sheet please see
Please submit your article (both abstract and full paper) to

Julie Barr
Editor eSharp
16 University Gardens
G12 8QL

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